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Drones Aid In Pakistan's Fight Against Taliban

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Drones Aid In Pakistan's Fight Against Taliban

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Drones Aid In Pakistan's Fight Against Taliban

Drones Aid In Pakistan's Fight Against Taliban

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Two drone aircraft were seen in the skies above northwest Pakistan over the weekend. They apparently fired missiles at a militant hideout. Five people were reported killed in the latest strike. There has been no comment from U.S. officials, but these attacks have become more and more common.